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Copper Rebounds on Hopes for Economic Recovery

Originally, the company produced only foundry castings at the 106 East 20th Street plant, but expanded to producing machined parts in the 1920’s. A Machine Shop building was leased until 1969 when a new Machine Shop building was built at 401 West 23rd Street. Copper prices rose Friday, extending a recent rebound with investors anticipating… Read More

METALS-Copper dips on China factory data but hopes for recovery underpin prices

Why pay a broker mark up? Deal direct for cast bronze parts or bars made to your exact specifications for any application. Veteran owned. Competitive prices and delivery. * GRAPHIC-2020 asset returns: tmsnrt.rs/2jvdmXl (Adds official trades) By Zandi Shabalala LONDON, April 30 (Reuters) – Copper eased on Thursday as a private sector survey showed factory… Read More

Copper can save lives and kill viruses

Beckett Bronze manufactures bronze bearings, bronze bushings, and bronze bars. Custom made cast bronze bearings, bushings, and bars are made from over 50 alloys in our own foundry. Why pay a broker mark up? Perhaps the most compelling image of hope in the battle against future pandemics is something you used to see everywhere —… Read More

Base metals: Copper, aluminium futures fall on low demand

Originally, the company produced only foundry castings at the 106 East 20th Street plant, but expanded to producing machined parts in the 1920’s. A Machine Shop building was leased until 1969 when a new Machine Shop building was built at 401 West 23rd Street. New Delhi: Nickel prices on Wednesday gained 0.73 per cent to… Read More

Copper’s Terrible Quarter Could Just Be the Start

Deal direct for cast bronze parts or bars made to your exact specifications for any application. Veteran owned. Competitive prices and delivery. Copper prices are on track for their worst start to a year in more than three decades. Some investors think the biggest blows from the coronavirus crisis may still lie ahead. Because copper… Read More

Copper Slides as Coronavirus Hits Demand, Exchange Activity

Beckett Bronze produces cast bronze precision-machined parts and continuous cast bars. Castings are manufactured at the East 20th Street plant. The West 23rd Street plant produces finished machined parts and has about 75 machine tools including CNC lathes. Copper prices dropped Monday, posting a fresh multiyear low, with the coronavirus pandemic damaging demand for raw… Read More

Copper rebounds but virus panic puts it on track for worst week since 2011

Beckett Bronze Company was incorporated May 21, 1913 as the Delaware Brass and Aluminum Company by a group of stockholders which included John Beckett, a molder, and his son, Charles. Charles Beckett eventually bought out the other stockholders, including his father, and managed the company until his death in 1960. LONDON — Copper rebounded on… Read More

Copper kills coronavirus. Why aren’t our surfaces covered in it?

Originally, the company produced only foundry castings at the 106 East 20th Street plant, but expanded to producing machined parts in the 1920’s. A Machine Shop building was leased until 1969 when a new Machine Shop building was built at 401 West 23rd Street. In China, it was called “qi,” the symbol for health. In… Read More

Copper Prices Fare Better Than Oil, Other Assets

Why pay a broker mark up? Deal direct for cast bronze parts or bars made to your exact specifications for any application. Veteran owned. Competitive prices and delivery. Copper, known as a leading indicator of economic activity, has suffered along with many other commodities on the heels of the spread of the coronavirus. Futures prices… Read More

Column: Amid market turmoil, Doctor Copper isn’t panicking… yet

Beckett Bronze produces cast bronze precision-machined parts and continuous cast bars. Castings are manufactured at the East 20th Street plant. The West 23rd Street plant produces finished machined parts and has about 75 machine tools including CNC lathes. This was hardly surprising given the turmoil unfolding in the broader financial universe. “Doctor Copper” is the… Read More